Janaab Pakal III
- For other persons with this name, see Pakal.
|Janaab Pakal III|
|Ajaw of Palenque|
Janaab Pakal III's glyph
|Reign||November, 799 – ?|
|Predecessor||K'inich K'uk' Bahlam II|
Janaab Pakal III,[N 1] also known as 6 Cimi Pakal, (fl. c.799), was an ajaw of the Maya city of Palenque. He acceded to the throne in November, 799.[N 2] He was probably last ruler of Palenque and his glyph name comes from blackware vase found in the residential quarter of city.
- The ruler's name, when transcribed is 6-? ja-na-bi pa-ka-la, translated "6 Death ? Shield".
- These are the dates indicated on the Maya inscriptions in Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, Acceded: 18.104.22.168.4 7 K'an 17 Muwan.
- Skidmore, Joel (2010). The Rulers of Palenque (PDF) (Fifth ed.). Mesoweb Publications. p. 91. Retrieved 12 October 2015.
K'inich K'uk' Bahlam II
Ajaw of Palenque
November 13, 799-?